Business Insights Analyst - Category

  • 805 S Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Sales
  • Site Location: Bentonville

Company Description

Running with Sasquatch is more than just a clever marketing campaign. As a Jack Link’s team member, Running with Sasquatch means we roll up our buffalo plaid sleeves and do the hard work first. We don’t shy away from challenges. In fact, we push hard and take risks. True to our North Woods roots, we're a bunch of ordinary people who accomplish extraordinary things by driving results with innovation, creativity and a clear sense of urgency. Like our awesome protein products, we have an unwavering passion for quality, and you won’t find anything artificial here. What you see is what you get… authentic, humble and fun people who Run with Sasquatch!

Running with Sasquatch takes a team. We invite you to run with us, succeed with us, and celebrate with us. Most importantly, Feed Your Wild Side with us on our journey to be the dominant global leader of branded protein snacks!

Jack Link's Protein Snacks is a global leader in snacking and the No. 1 meat snack manufacturer worldwide. Still family-owned and operated with headquarters in Minong, Wisconsin, Jack Link’s also has a large corporate hub in Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, and operates a total of 11 manufacturing and distribution facilities in four countries. Jack Link’s produces high-quality, great-tasting protein snacks that feed the wild sides of consumers around the world. Jack Link's Protein Snacks family of brands includes Jack Link's, Lorissa's Kitchen, World Kitchens Jerky, Bifi and Peperami.

Job Description

Come Run with Sasquatch as a Business Insights Analyst - Category to provide business insights, analytics, and reporting to internal category team and retail partners. This is a key role in providing Consumer, Shopper, and Category insight analysis to drive sales and overall category growth.

Specifically, you:

  • Manage and maintain category databases, reports and ad hoc reports through Walmart Retail link and Atlas

  • Provide weekly/monthly reporting using syndicated or retailer specific data sources

  • Support the Category Manager with space management support including: modular execution, store cluster and trait maintenance and image and capture storage

  • Provide analysis to support strategic corporate decision making. Maximize all components of Nielsen including Panel data and Spectra

  • Support Trade Marketing with syndicated and customer specific data insights


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following education, skills and experiences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or Business, required
  • Demonstrated experience in an analytical role

  • Proven knowledge of analytical and presentation development techniques; ability to turn data into a story

  • Advanced Excel skills; strong computer skills, including MS Office


  • Knowledge of syndicated data systems, especially Nielsen and/or IRI.

  • Ability to work autonomously, prioritize and meet deadlines within specified time constraints

  • Demonstrate a “can do” attitude and enjoy being an engaged team member

  • Ability to adapt in a changing work environment

  • Interest in sales planning, field sales, or category management

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Willingness to travel when required

Additional Information

Jack Link’s provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic that is protected by federal, state or local law.

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